Several 3-5th graders received their first Bibles from the Church on Back to Church Sunday.
42 kids and 8 adults had a great time learning about Obedience at VBS/Day Camp this year. Thank you to all who helped and brought their children. Teen helpers were awesome! God calls us to be obedient to his teachings and rules. How can we do that? First we need to know what God’s rules…
Congratulations to Hannah Curtis who was accepted into the 2019-2020 Simpson Youth Academy. Rev Eric Rucker, Simpson College Chaplain spoke at FUMC in September, 2018 inviting our students to apply. It is a spiritual growth and leadership training event that goes for a year. We are delighted for Hannah and proud of her accomplishments!
The annual Youth Quake in Des Moines had the theme “Diverge” in 2019. Youth and adults enjoyed the Christian music, speakers and fellowship over the weekend.
December study for parents on how to simplify your busy life. Meet in basement classroom #1 with Sam Harding. No class on Dec 30.
Advent Study in Fireside Room in December. WHILE WE WAIT examines the questions that biblical characters and we share that come to mind during Advent. Everyone welcome to this 5 week study.
Gary Smalley’s book Five Languages of Love are the inspiration for Sunday School discussions and a sermon series in January. Invite your friends and family!
Vacation Bible School families and youth group will enjoy supper 5:15-5:30 pm at church and a Pool Party 6-8 pm at Chautauqua Park on Fri, July 20. Sign up at 386-4411 for Vacation Bible School.
AMPED UP is the theme for Vacation Bible School on June 18-20 for PreK-4th grade. 1 -5:15pm. Sign up at 386-4411 VBS MEMORY VERSE “I remain confident of this: I will see the goodness of the Lord in the land of the living.” Psalm 27:13, NIV LIFE APP Confidence—Living like you believe what God says is…
19 teens and 8 adults spent overnight at the church and Webb House. Rowdy tug of war, races on scooters, whistles covered with whipped cream and building a chair with 8 pieces of wood and 8 nails were some of the fun activities. Watched a movie, discussed our faith, ate homemade pizzas and monkey bread…